United States, Stamford, CT, Human Resources

Diversity and Inclusion Intern


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That’s why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.


Henkel is seeking a highly motivated and curious student in the junior year of their bachelor’s program to join the Henkel internship program.  At Henkel, you can make a difference and ignite your passion for people by learning about our diverse and inclusive culture across the North America.  As an intern you will have the opportunity to make an impact in the community we serve.

As an intern, you are an integral part of the team with learning opportunities in the following areas:

  • Teamwork:  Act as a valuable member of the team from day 1!  Assisting with employee engagement activities including helping the employee resource groups and community service activities
  • Outreach: Assist with the development of action-oriented programs for underrepresented groups
  • Research: Work directly with the Sr. Manager of Diversity and Inclusion in researching and developing supplemental anti-bias educational content for employees. Identify content and news on social justice and other inclusion topics
  • Networking: Engagement with senior management through projects, employee events, and a final presentation at the end of the internship to senior leaders in HR
  • Henkel will provide you with a mentor, peer buddy, and all the tools you need to be successful during your internship. 


  • Personal Leadership: Strong organization & timeline management skills.  Strong team player, who can build strong cross-functional relationships. Curious and creative mindset
  • Education: Students in the third year of their bachelor’s programs with a 2021 graduation date. Minimum 3.2 GPA
  • Systems Acumen: Knowledge of computers and database/spreadsheet/ word processing software, PowerPoint, and basic presentation tools
  • Agility: Flexibility, compassion, and an innovative approach to problem solving while working in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral.  At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 20006843
Contract & Job type: Part-time, Limited Term
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067